AS 2380 Electrical Equipment for Explosive Atmospheres - Western Australia

Description

You may need to comply with this standard if you are a responsible person at a mine and intend to use electrical equipment in a hazardous area at the mine.

This standard sets out requirements for the construction of electrical equipment that will be used in explosive atmospheres and comprises:

  • AS 2380.1-1989 Electrical equipment for explosive atmospheres - Explosion-protection techniques - General requirements
  • AS 2380.4-1994 Electrical equipment for explosive atmospheres - Explosion-protection techniques - Pressurised rooms or pressurised enclosures.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Mines Safety and Inspection Act 1994 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Mines Safety and Inspection Regulations 1995 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Resources Safety

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